Ottoman music - Video
A classical Turkish piece composed by Sehzade (Prince) Korkut (1467 - 1513), son of Bayezid II and the elder brother of Selim I. He was a poet, instrumentali...
Ottoman literature
Turkish literature (Turkish: Türk edebiyatı or Türk yazını) comprises both oral compositions and written texts in the Turkish language, either in its Ottoman and Azeri or in less exclusively liter...
Ottoman literature - Wikipedia
Ottoman music
Classical Turkish music (Turkish: Türk sanat müziği, "Turkish art music"; or Klasik Türk müziği, "Classical Turkish music") developed in Istanbul and other major Ottoman cities and towns through t...
Ottoman architecture
Ottoman architecture is the architecture of the Ottoman Empire which emerged in Bursa and Edirne in 14th and 15th centuries. The architecture of the empire developed from the earlier Seljuk architectu...
Ottoman architecture - Wikipedia
Sultan Mosque (Manisa)
Sultan Mosque also called Hafsa Sultan Mosque is a 16th-century Ottoman mosque in Manisa, Turkey.
The mosque and the adjoining religious complex (külliye) were built in Manisa by Ayse Hafsa Sultan...
Sultan Mosque (Manisa) - Wikipedia
Nasreddin
Nasreddin was a Seljuq satirical Sufi, believed to have lived and died during the 13th century in Akşehir, near Konya, a capital of the Seljuk Sultanate of Rum, in today's Turkey. He is considered a p...
Nasreddin - Wikipedia
White Pavilion
The Emirgan Park (Turkish: Emirgan Korusu or rarely Emirgan Parkı) is a historical urban park located at the Emirgan neighbourhood in the Sarıyer district of Istanbul, Turkey, on the European coas...
The Tortoise Trainer
The Tortoise Trainer (Turkish: Kaplumbağa Terbiyecisi) is a painting by Osman Hamdi Bey which was crafted in 1906 and 1907 (two versions). In 2004 it was sold for $3.5M and is currently displayed at t...
The Tortoise Trainer - Wikipedia
Rüstem Pasha Mosque
The Rüstem Pasha Mosque (Turkish: Rüstem Paşa Camii) is an Ottoman mosque located in Hasırcılar Çarşısı (Strawmat Weavers Market) in the Tahtakale neighborhood, of the Fatih district of Istanbul,...
Rüstem Pasha Mosque - Wikipedia
Sarkis Balyan
The Balyan family (Western Armenian: Պալեաններ; Turkish: Balyan ailesi) was a Armenian dynasty of Ottoman Imperial architects. For five generations in the 18th and 19th centuries, they designe...
Sarkis Balyan - Wikipedia
Old Mosque
Eski Mosque or Old Mosque (Turkish: Eski Camii, meaning "Old Mosque"), can refer to a number of mosques across the former Ottoman Empire:
Old Mosque - Wikipedia
Muqarnas
Muqarnas (Arabic: مقرنص Persian: مقرنس) is a type of corbel employed as a decorative device in traditional Islamic and Persian architecture. The related mocárabe refers only to projecting elements th...
Muqarnas - Wikipedia
Adile Sultan Palace
Adile Sultan Palace is the former royal residence of Ottoman princess Adile Sultan. It was donated to the state by Adile Sultan to be used as a school building for the Kandilli Anatolian High School f...
Spice Bazaar, Istanbul
The Spice Bazaar (Turkish: Mısır Çarşısı, meaning Egyptian Bazaar) in Istanbul, Turkey is one of the largest bazaars in the city. Located in the Eminönü quarter of the Fatih district, it is the most f...
Spice Bazaar, Istanbul - Wikipedia
Ottoman palaces in Istanbul
Below are the palaces commissioned by the Ottoman dynasty in İstanbul, Turkey. Actually some of these buildings are summer houses or mansions.
Ottoman palaces in Istanbul - Wikipedia
Sinan Pasha Mosque (Istanbul)
The Sinan Pasha Mosque (Turkish: Sinan Paşa Camii) is an Ottoman mosque located in a densely populated district of Beşiktaş, in Istanbul, Turkey. It was built by famous Ottoman architect Mimar Sin...
Sinan Pasha Mosque (Istanbul) - Wikipedia
Prose of the Ottoman Empire
Roughly speaking, the prose of the Ottoman Empire can be divided along the lines of two broad periods: early Ottoman prose, written prior to the 19th century CE and exclusively nonfictional in nature;...
Prose of the Ottoman Empire - Wikipedia
Şehzade Mosque
The Şehzade Mosque (Turkish: 'Şehzade Camii') is a 16th century Ottoman imperial mosque located in the district of Fatih, on the third hill of Istanbul, Turkey. It was commissioned by Süleyman the...
Şehzade Mosque - Wikipedia
Suli An
The Suli An (Macedonian: Сули ан) is a han in the Old Bazaar of Skopje, Macedonia. It was built in the mid-15th century by Isa-Beg Isaković.
The name of the han is derived from the Turkish su ...
Suli An - Wikipedia
Murad Pasha Mosque
The Murad Pasha Mosque (Arabic: جامع مراد باشا‎, transliteration: Jami Murad Pasha) is an early Ottoman-era mosque and mausoleum in Damascus, Syria, located in the Suwayqa sector of the Al-M...
Murad Pasha Mosque - Wikipedia
Liwan
Liwan (Arabic: ليوان‎, from the Persian iwān) is a word used since ancient times into the present to refer to a long narrow-fronted hall or vaulted portal found in Levantine homes that is of...
Liwan - Wikipedia
Pera Palace Hotel
The Pera Palace Hotel, Jumeirah (Turkish: Pera Palas Oteli) is a historic special category hotel and museum hotel located in the Beyoğlu (Pera) district in Istanbul, Turkey. It was built in 1892 f...
Pera Palace Hotel - Wikipedia
Svrzo House
Svrzo's House is an old house in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina that was established when the Ottoman Empire ruled the area. It is a branch of the Museum of Sarajevo. It is typical in that it has li...
Svrzo House - Wikipedia
Soğukçeşme Sokağı
Soğukçeşme Sokağı (literally: Street of the Cold Fountain) is a small street with historic houses in the Sultanahmet neighborhood of Istanbul, Turkey, sandwiched in-between the Hagia Sophia and Topkap...
Soğukçeşme Sokağı - Wikipedia